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Winston Privacy

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  • Winston Privacy created a post,

    v1.1.0 Release Notes (May 2019)

    v1.1.0 is a major release that increases security of the Winston private network. Users on earlier versions will not be able to connect to updated nodes so this update is mandatory. Proposed * Stab...

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  • Winston Privacy created a post,

    Support website back online

    Some users may have noticed that the friendly URL for our support website (https://support.winstonprivacy.com) has been broken. This was due to ZenDesk deleting our SSL certificate. The certificate...

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  • Winston Privacy created an article,

    Known Compatibility Issues

    Winston is intended to work with common home networking and smart home devices without any difficulties. However, due to the wide diversity of protocols and communication channels, we occasionally ...

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    v1.0.6 Release Notes (Mar 2019)

    Finalized * Disabled TLS interception option. This setting was intended for research purposes only and causes serious performance and compatibility issues with Google (BoringSSL) devices. TLS Inter...

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  • Winston Privacy commented,

    Update v1.0.5 (Feb 2019) - We have now added the ability for users to automatically navigate through Google shopping ads with a single button click. There is no longer any need to click through mul...

  • Winston Privacy created an article,

    Known Issue: Some connected devices not functioning properly with Winston

    We have recently discovered an issue affecting Winston up to v1.0.4 which is impacting internet connected devices making use of unencrypted or improper HTTP protocols. Devices known to be affected:...

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  • Winston Privacy commented,
    Official comment

    Excellent suggestion and it's come up a few times. We're considering a couple of different approaches: 1. Stop blocking first party ads (Google in particular) Pros: if they know who you are already...

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    Incorrect time shown on dashboard

    The Winston dashboard currently displays time in GMT, not local time. Displaying local time would require us to ask (or auto-detect) your time zone. Because this is not foolproof and potentially ra...

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  • Winston Privacy created an article,

    Winston not working when first connected

    Winston installs without any issues on most networks. After connecting it to your existing equipment and powering up, you should be able to navigate to http://winston.conf within 60 seconds. If thi...

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  • Winston Privacy created a post,

    v1.0.5 Release Notes (Feb 2019)

    Note: v1.0.5 is a major hotfix which addresses compatibility and stability problems reported with earlier versions. Final * Fixed HTTP websockets connection errors - this was causing intermittent e...

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